It's Episode 162 of In the Mood for Podcast, a British-based film podcast hosted by Calum Reed of Ultimate Addict and Pete Sheppard of In the Mood for Blog.
This episodeâs stacked roster sees six films reviewed, including controversial feminist drama âSuffragetteâ and concept horror âCircle,â as well as Cary Fukunagaâs âBeasts of No Nation,â which leads us to a discussion of Netflix and the future of film distribution. Pete would have liked to re-cast Yorgos Lanthimosâ âThe Lobsterâ with favourable enough actors to get him to watch it, but Cal didnât mind so much, while Denis Villeneuve has to ride some significant preconceptions when we review drug thriller âSicario.â Elsewhere, colourful hats pose a Huston Problem for Cal, and Robert Zemeckis is the flavour of the week, as Pete reviews âThe Walkâ and we have a chat about Back to the Future in the wake of its 30th anniversary.
The week's news: Chris Rock to host the Oscars, plus Cal reviews "Son of Saul" and "Dheepan" from the London Film Festival!
Beasts of No Nation 22:42 - 31:11 Suffragette 31:12 - 37:44 The Walk 37:45 - 45:56 The Lobster 45:57 - 52:48 Circle 52:49 - 56:40 Sicario 56:41 - 1:07:15
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